National Wireless Broadband from Google, Microsoft

Discussion in 'General' started by Tyro!, Feb 7, 2009.

  1. Apparently a bunch of huge companies like Google, Microsoft, Dell, and Motorola are teaming up. They're planning on using the broadcast spectrum that will be opened up after the digital TV switch as a giant wireless broadband network for the entire country. :hello:

    http://www.itnews.com.au/News/95684,technology-giants-propose-white-space-plan.aspx


     
  2. Interesting, I always like to see big companies come together for something good, but I dont touch anything made by dell anymore :rolleyes:
     
  3. sounds good, hopefully it'll be faster than my 3 mb/s verizon dsl (fastest in my region...).
     
  4. me either man.
    Fuck dell.
     
  5. Wait, so will we be able to pick up the internet with bunny ears??? :D
     
  6. Lol, that made me chuckle.
     
  7. im callin bullshit
     

  8. Actually, I know Google has been trying to get this off the ground for quite some time.
     

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